Date of Birth: 10/31/1998
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 215 lbs
College Experience: William Patterson University
Hometown: Bloomfield, N.J.
CAREER Statistics Has started 74 of 76 appearances, compiling a .324 batting average, 14 doubles, five triples, five home runs, 47 RBI and 72 runs scored 2019 SEASON (SOPHOMORE) Statistics Batted .294 during 39 games (37 starts), adding five doubles, a triple and 25 RBI Ranked second on the team with 36 runs scored, and tied for second with three home runs Had 10 multi-hit and five multi-RBI games In the NJAC Statistics Ranked 10th in runs/game (0.92) Game Highlights Finished 4-for-5 with a triple, five RBI and two runs scored during a 22-4 triumph against Pitt-Greensburg (3/12/19) Launched a grand slam in a 21-0 win against Farmingdale State (4/23/19) Scored three times as part of a 3-for-4 effort during a 10-8 victory against Widener (2/24/19) Finished a combined 7-for-10 with two RBI, a home run and four runs scored as WP swept Stockton, 5-2 and 16-5 (4/27/19) Went 2-for-4, hit a double and touched home three times in an 11-10 win against Wheaton, Mass. (3/9/19) 2018 SEASON (FRESHMAN) Honors The March 5 and March 19 NJAC Rookie of the Week Statistics Started all 37 appearances, hitting a team-high .354 Also paced the team in runs scored (36) and slugging percentage (.514) while tying for the team lead in triples (four), stolen bases (seven) and home runs (two) Collected 51 hits, 22 RBI and a .405 on-base percentage Recorded 15 multi-hit efforts, including a pair of four-hit performances, and six multi-RBI games In the NJAC Statistics Was tied for third in triples, fourth in triples/game (0.11), tied for fifth in runs/game (0.97), ninth in slugging percentage, tied for ninth in runs scored and 10th in batting average Game Highlights Recorded three hits on back-to-back days with a combined three extra-base knocks, six runs scored and three RBI during a pair of wins against Manhattanville (11-7, 3/27/18) and St. Joseph’s-Long Island (13-3, 3/28/18) Finished 4-for-5 with two RBI and a pair of runs scored as WP defeated Ripon (3-2, 3/14/18) and Becker (10-2, 3/17/18) Had his first career home run as part of a three-hit effort during the Pioneers’ come-from-behind 7-6, 10-inning triumph against U.S. Merchant Marine (4/10/18) His RBI-single tied the game in the bottom of the ninth inning and he scored the winning run in the 12th of a 9-8 decision against Stockton (4/21/18) PRIOR TO WILLIAM PATERSON A 2017 graduate of Bloomfield H.S. where he was a four-year letterwinner Named a first-team all-county and all-conference selection his final two seasons The state leader in doubles as a senior when he also was a second-team all-state and all-Group honoree and the runner-up for County Player of the Year, hitting .488 with 15 doubles, 20 RBI and 20 stolen bases Batted .471 as a junior while collecting 33 RBI, 15 runs scored and 10 steals for second-team all-Group status Was a second-team all-conference pick his sophomore and freshman years Drove in 85 career runs Also a three-year starter on the Bengal football team Played three summers with the NJ Nationals, winning the 2017 Beach Blast and two Frazier World Series Invitational titles An Honor Roll and High Honors student PERSONAL/ACADEMICS His father, Mike (’83), played football at William Paterson, and his brother, Mike, played baseball at Rutgers-New Brunswick Inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, the national student-athlete honor society A Fall 2017, Fall 2018 and Fall 2019 Dean’s List student Named to the 2018-19 Academic All-NJAC Honorable Mention Majoring in history